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MUS 1301 Lecture 11: Summary of Works - Modernism

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Fall 2014

Department
Music
Course Code
MUS 1301
Professor
Genevieve Boucher
Lecture
11

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MODERNISM (EARLY 1900s )
Stravinsky: The Rite of Spring
INTRODUCTION
Bassoon: circular theme, high register
Other winds enter
Flutes: parallel motion
Winds: circular theme
Ostinato (basses): supports a crescendo
Bassoon: circular theme returns
o Clarinet: trills
DANCE OF THE YOUNG GIRLS (1ST MOVEMENT)
Pounding rhythms, dissonant chords
French horns & trumpets: explosive brass chords
Slavic melody (Ostinato): English horn
Popular Russian melody: Bassoons & trombones
Fortissimo chords and Timpani
Folk melody: French horn
Repeat Folk melody: Flute
New Folk melody: Trumpets
Gradual crescendo: Full Orchestra
Schoenberg: Suite for Piano (Trio)
SUITE FOR PIANO, OP. 25
Collection of 7 brief dance movements
Each movement uses the same forms of a single row
First 4 notes of the Retrograde form: spells BACH
Minuet & Trio:
o Triple meter, Binary form
o Minuet: antecedent and consequent form
o Trio: lighter texture
Genre
Ballet
Form
Free form (Intro & Dance)
Instruments
Percussive Orchestra
Intro: bassoon, clarinets, pizzicato violins
Dance: strings, woodwinds, brass
Texture
Varied
Mode
Polytonality, polychords
Meter
Polymeter, polyrhythms
Genre
Dance suite
Form
Binary (AB)
Instrument
Piano
Texture
Polyphonic, light texture
Mode
Atonal; twelve-tone composition
Meter
Triple

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MODERNISM (EARLY 1900s) Stravinsky: The Rite of Spring Genre Ballet Form Free form (Intro Dance) Percussive Orchestra Instruments Intro: bassoon, clarinets, pizzicato violins Dance: strings, woodwinds, brass Texture Varied Mode Polytonality, polychords Meter Polymeter, polyrhythms INTRODUCTION Bassoon: circular theme, high register Other winds enter Flutes: parallel motion Winds: circular theme Ostinato (basses): supports a crescendo Bassoon: circular theme returns o Clarinet: trills DANCE OF THE YOUNG GIRLS (1ST MOVEMENT) Pounding rhythms, dissonant chords French horns trumpets: explosive brass chords Slavic melody (Ostinat
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